Spirit Wrestler Gallery (Vancouver, Canada)

Standing Polar Bear (c.1975)

by

  • Medium: whalebone
  • Size: 12 × 9.25 × 5.5 inches
  • Reference Code: M100604

Charlie Ugyuk

Inuit

Taloyoak, Nunavut Territory, Canada

(1931-1999)

Charlie’s brother is the well-known Gjoa Haven sculptor Judas Ullulaq. Another one of his brothers Nelson Takkiruq also carves in Gjoa Haven.